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The waters there are up to 5,000 metres (16,500 feet) deep, almost double the depth at which commercial extraction of gas is viable at present.

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by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Tue Jun 6th, 2006 at 06:31:45 AM EST
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